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Book Review - Full Dark, No Stars by Stephen King

Full Dark, No Stars contains four stories. 1922 is about a man who is finally confessing to the murder of his wife. Big Driver follows a woman who tries to exact vengeance on the trucker who raped her.  363 more words

Knife Edge

How did I get it?:
I bought it!

Previously reviewed by the same author:
Noughts and Crosses
Cloud Busting


Sephy is a Cross, one of the privileged in a society where the ruling Crosses treat the pale-skinned noughts as inferiors. 371 more words

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Book Review: Heaven is For Real by Todd Burpo

  Title: Heaven Is For Real

  Author: Todd Burpo

  Format/Edition: eBook

  Publisher: Nelson

  Published: November 2, 2010


  Source: Own purchase


 “Do you remember the hospital, Colton?” Sonja said. 452 more words


Fields of Violence

With religious violence and religious misinformation dripping from them media, the world looks as if it is in trouble once again. Karen Armstrong, author of A History of God has tackled the issue of religious violence in her new book Fields of Violence. 158 more words


Review - Rose Daughter

Rose Daughter, Robin McKinley

Definitely not my favourite of McKinley’s works — I thought I’d like it more than Beauty, and in one sense I do, in that something that bothers me about the ending of Beauty is addressed here and a different sort of ending written. 157 more words


30 Day Book Challenge -- Day 3 |My Favourite Series

I am being so good about this! I’ve already started this post, and it’s only noon. Let’s hope that this zeal continues to last, especially in November, when I have exams. 755 more words


The Pages In Between: A Holocaust Legacy of Two Families, One Home

Once again, I found myself reading a Holocaust memoir in which a surviving parent did not want to reveal too much information, if any, about their Holocaust experience to their child/children. 636 more words

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